View from the Lord Colonsay monument, Isle of Colonsay

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Panoramic picture of a view from a hill on a small island over the shore, the sea and neighbouring islandsA panoramic view from the Lord Colonsay monument above Scalasaig on Colonsay. Scalasaig with the pier on the left, you can spot the cruise ship Hebridean Princess at the pier. The north coast of Islay on the horizon on the right. Jura stretching through most of the view with the Paps of Jura towards the right, low clouds covering their summits.

Islay north coast panorama near Bholsa caves

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Panoramic picture of a coastline with raised beachesThe north coast of Islay has some of the most impressive raised beaches on the island. Here a view west from near Bholsa caves (the big cave is in the cliff face straight ahead). Mala Bholsa (127m) straight ahead in the distance, Colonsay and Oronsay just visible on the horizon on the right.

North Colonsay and Mull from Mala Bholsa, Isle of Islay

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Picture of a view across the sea to two islandsA very nice view from the north of Islay, from the summit of Mala Bholsa to be precise, looking over to Colonsay and Mull. The northern end of Colonsay in front on the left, behind it the Isle of Mull with Ben More (966m (3,169ft), the only island Munro outside of Skye).